Biddulphia calamus Tempère & Brun 1889
Biddulphia calamus Tempère & Brun in Brun & Tempère 1889: 26, pl. V : fig. 15
Published in: Brun, J. & Tempère, J. (1889). Diatomées fossiles du Japon. Espèces marines et nouvelles des calcaires argileux de Sendaï et de Yedo. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève 30(9): 1-75, pls 1-9.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Parodontella calamus (Tempère & Brun) S.Komura
Type locality: Japan: Sendai (Upper Miocene) (Index Nominum Algarum).
Described as a fossil.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Komura, S. (1999). Barrel-shaped diatoms from the Miocene Nabuto Formation, central Japan. Diatom 15: 51-78, 177 figs.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 June 2021.